Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Refer"

The meaning of "Refer" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does refer mean?
A: No. There is nothing wrong.

You are using the verb refer to designate an example of a subject.

This tattoo refers to a dragon
Same as saying this tattoo designates a dragon.
Q: What does refer mean?
A: Refer-

to turn to - I refer to a dictionary when I want to learn a new word.

to send to- She was referred to a doctor for help.

to mention- The report referred to the recent news.

Q: What does odour.Must it refer to unpleasant smells? mean?
A: Odour usually means an unpleasant smell. If someone smells good, you would not say “you have a nice odour”. The word itself has a negative meaning
Q: What does refers to mean?
A: It means "mentions" or "references." If I refer to something, I am talking about it or mentioning it, but I am not explaining the details. I assume you already know the context.
Q: What does what're you referring? mean?
A: Maybe it's "What're you referring to?" To refer to something is to talk about something, to point to something, to mean something. E.g.

- You would enjoy life better if you surrounded yourself with nicer people.
- Are you referring to my girlfriend? = Do you mean my girlfriend?/Are you talking about my girlfriend?

Example sentences using "Refer"

Q: Please show me example sentences with refer to.
A: let's say you're at a meeting at work and they hand you a pamphlet to read. your boss says refer to page 2. so you would turn the page to that's what refer to means
Q: Please show me example sentences with refer.
A: 1 When I don't know the meaning of a word I (refer/reference) a dictionary.
2 I refer difficult questions to my teacher.
3 I refer to myself as the boss.
4 The doctor said he would refer me to a specialist.
Q: Please show me example sentences with refer or referring.
A: I am referring to the last time you were here.

If you follow me, I can refer you to the book you were looking for.
Q: Please show me example sentences with "refer".
A: I got a referral from my doctor
Q: Please show me example sentences with refer.
A: It's not really in any daily expressions, but you can use it in sentences like:

"I referred him to my friend for advice."
"He was referring to the movie we watched earlier."

Hopefully this helps. ^^

Synonyms of "Refer" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between refer to and relate to ?
A: Refer is to reference something.
Relate to is to make connection between something.
Q: What is the difference between refer and address ?
A: Refer maybe used as allude or to direct towards to. Example:

Refer to the manual for further instruction.

(In this case you are being directed towards to the manual)


She is referred to as the "Queen of Quiz Bees"

(In this case, the term Queen of Quiz Bees alludes to Her)

meanwhile Addresses as a verb means to direct a speech or a statement to a particular person or group of person. For example:

"She addressed the principal in her letter"

(Meaning she is talking to the principal in her letter)
Q: What is the difference between refer and mention ?
A: ‘Mention’ is to talk about something different from the topic

I mentioned that Abigail had her dentist appointment tomorrow and that she shouldn’t forget.

‘Refer’ is to talk about something directly related to the topic.

I referred to multiple case studies in my essay to prove my point about the memory model.
Q: What is the difference between refer and prefer ?
A: They are two TOTALLY different things.

Refer = to "reference" something/someone. Example: "I refer my patients to a cardiologist for further examination."

Prefer = a "preference" of something. Example: "I prefer seeing Dr. Smith over Dr. Jones for my annual physical examination."
Q: What is the difference between refer and introduce ?
A: Refer is when you suggest another person provide assistance in your stead. For example, a patient goes to their family doctor for appendicitis and the family doctor REFERS them to a surgeon to cut the appendix out.

Introduce is when you get two people to meet with the hopes that they will be friendly and become acquaintances. For example, you might introduce your friend, Julie, to another friend of yours, Yumi. You might also introduce potential business partners to each other.

Translations of "Refer"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? ' refers to' What does it means?
A: Kind of another way to say “about”.
This class is about art.
This class refers to art.
Same thing
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? refer
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? refer
A: We also use the word "refer".
"Please refer to the manual"
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? refer to
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Refer"

Q: "었/았" can refer to the past tense does this sound natural?
A: Perfect
Q: refer or treat?
refer or relate?
"refer" has to do with words or relevance
- He referred to the war as a mistake. (he called the war a mistake)
- This term refers to a cultural concept unique to Scandinavia (alludes to, relates to)
- The numbers in this graph relate to our earnings in the first quarter (correspond to)

"treat" is about actions
- How do you treat your little brother (you don't pick on him, do you?)
- How are foreigners treated in your country? (poorly, well?)

"relate" is a broad term about relevance, which fits the Russian касаться very well.
- Was your discussion related to what we talked about last night?
- It's hard to see how his answer related to the question.

But...... there are many different meanings that each of these words has
Would you like a treat? (a tasty snack)
Let's have lunch. My treat. (угощать кого-л)
Are you two related? (are you relatives? brother and sister, for example?)
I related the story in great detail (told the story)
If you refer a friend, you can get a discount. (if you get a friend to sign up for the same service...)
The doctor referred me to a specialist. (sent me)
Q: refer to の使い方がわかりません。
A: 1. To look at or in (something) for information.
Ex. She often refers to her notes when giving a speech.
Ex. Please refer to our website for more information.
2. To have a direct connection or relationship to (something).
Ex. The word "finch" refers to a kind of bird.
Ex. The numbers shown in the text refer to footnotes at the bottom of the page.
3. To talk about or write about (someone or something), especially briefly; to mention (someone or something) in speech or in writing.
Ex. No one referred to the incident.

Here is my source.
Q: She referred me to call you. does this sound natural?
A: She referred me to you is all you need to say. Otherwise, great job 👊🏻👊🏻

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